All posts tagged Remembrance Day

November 11, 2011, 25 Comments

Today is Remembrance Day in many countries. But Switzerland has no Remembrance Day as it has nothing to remember.

My Swiss Remembrance Day

November 12, 2010, 1 Comment

Yesterday was Remembrance Day in many countries, even if locally it was called Armistice Day, Veterans Day or Poppy Day. As I explained in my post y ...

Red poppies

11th November: a date (not) to remember

November 11, 2010, 22 Comments

For the last week or so I’ve been wearing a poppy. If you’re reading this in Britain then that statement may sound rather mundane.